The New New Thing A Silicon Valley Story

by Michael Lewis

The New New Thing A Silicon Valley Story Synopsis

From the author of the #1 bestseller THE BIG SHORT and the original business classic LIAR'S POKERIn the last years of the millennium, Michael Lewis sets out to find the world's most important technology entrepreneur, the man who embodies the spirit of the coming age. He finds him in Jim Clark, the billionaire who founded Netscape and Silicon Graphics and who now aims to turn the healthcare industry on its head with his latest billion-dollar project. Lewis accompanies Clark on the maiden voyage of his vast yacht and, on the sometimes hazardous journey, takes the reader on the ride of a lifetime through a landscape of geeks and billionaires. Through every brilliant anecdote and funny character sketch, Michael Lewis allows us an inside look at the world of the super-rich, whilst drawing a map of free enterprise in the twenty-first century.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780340766996
Publication date: 5th October 2000
Author: Michael Lewis
Publisher: Hodder Paperback an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 432 pages
Categories: Social forecasting, future studies, Information technology industries, Biography: business & industry,

About Michael Lewis

Michael Lewis is the author of several books, including the international bestseller, LIAR'S POKER.

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